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Details
Type
Beach Nourishment
Country
Netherlands
Short description

Penninsula shaped mega nourishment on the foreshore of the Delfland coast, to gain knowledge of coastal safety- and maintenance issues along with opportunities for nature and recreation.

Mega nourishment of 21,5 Mm3 of sand.

Hook shaped.

Average dry surface of 128 ha

Progress status
Construction completed ( 2011)- monitoring and evaluation plan running- European funding by EFRO accomplished (2012)- first midterm evaluation end of 2013
Cost estimation
84 M Euros
Owner

Rijkswaterstaat, Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment 

Ecoshape

Province of South Holland

Prime contractor

Rijkswaterstaat

Province of South Holland

Ecoshape

Technical University of Delft

Consortium work

Deltares

Imares

Witteveen en Bos

Boskalis

Van Oord

Date
11/07/2015
Location

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PIANC References for this project

Injection Dredging -MarCom Working Group report 120 – 2013 

Harbour Approach Channels – Design Guidelines - MarCom Working Group report 121 

State-of-the-art of designing and constructing berm breakwaters - MarCom report of WG 40 - 2003

Site investigation requirements for dredging works – PTC2 report of WG 23 – 2000

 

 

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